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My name is Muhammad Khan; I am a graduate of English and Politics and have suffered with mental illness for the past 13 years.

Back to PICU

After some time, on a Friday, just before lunch, I absconded from the acute ward. I had been waiting in front of...

Life in rehab in lockdown

It is hard to believe that we are on day 292 since the lockdown started. It is hard...

Gaza: The world’s largest open air prison

AD is a 33 year old English teacher from the Gaza Strip in Palestine who has lived under Israeli occupation his whole...

Back to PICU

After some time, on a Friday, just before lunch, I absconded from...

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Life On Acute Ward

I gradually adjusted to life at the Oldham acute ward and was granted leave to go for walks and to the local...

Chinese Muslims are being tortured

According to a recent report, Uighur Muslims in China are being forced to eat pork as China builds pig farms in Xinjiang...

Home Sweet Home

I was put on the transfer list from the PICU (Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit) but had to wait...

Gaza: The world’s largest open air prison

AD is a 33 year old English teacher from the Gaza Strip...

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Life At The PICU

The PICU was not a comfortable place, alarms would go off regularly and there were very difficult patients there. I spent many months there. It was hard.

The Intertwining of Depression and Negative thoughts

The sun hangs so impossibly in the sky with hope, She only dreams of a moment where she allows...

My First Day At The PICU (Psychiatric Intensive Care Unit)

As I had attempted to abscond so many times from the acute ward and for attempting to grab a nurse I was...

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